Surprising your partner with a modern ceremony entrance song, or choosing one together? Picking your processional music can be tricky. If you’re not a ‘Here Comes The Bride’ kind of couple, depending on your ceremony style, you still have plenty of options. Whether you’re going for a grand entrance or something low key, your processional track and that moment you walk down the aisle are one-offs, setting the mood for the occasion and giving everyone the feels, so you’ll want to get it right.
Browse these 50 ideas for non-traditional wedding entrance songs – compiled with the help of our favourite live ceremony musicians and acoustic wedding bands. From sweet and romantic, to unique, fun and upbeat, these modern processional songs will set the tone for an unforgettable wedding ceremony. Plus, listen to our Spotify playlist of non-traditional songs to walk down the aisle to, so you can choose your favourites on the go.
When you hear it, you’ll just know…
Standing at the door to the ceremony room, I could hear the strings strike
up with Bitter Sweet Symphony; I broke – I couldn’t stop crying.
1. Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran
2. A Thousand Years – Christina Perri
3. Make You Feel My Love – Adele
4. At Last – Etta James
5. All of Me – John Legend
6. Over The Rainbow – Eva Cassidy
7. One Day Like This – Elbow
8. Hoppípolla – Sigur Rós
9. First Day Of My Life – Bright Eyes
10. Bitter Sweet Symphony – The Verve
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